OPEN OPPORTUNITIES WITH AIM


AIM is a well-funded, mission oriented startup focused on radically scaling our civilization’s capabilities to build planetary-scale infrastructure and reverse the negative effects of climate change.


We are growing the team with motivated individuals with a passion for creating great products built with a strong engineering culture. If you find massive robots making a positive impact in the real world tantalizing, get in touch!


AIM has been built by a team of engineers, scientists, and serial entrepreneurs who previously led development of ML systems at Google, Waymo, Tesla, Apple, Google[x], Quora, Facebook and Microsoft, and are backed by General Catalyst, Human Capital, Elad Gil, Qasar Younis, Ironspring Ventures, DCVC, among other great allies.


A sample of machines we have made autonomous.

WE ARE ACTIVELY HIRING


Apply by following the links below for each position on LinkedIn OR email a copy of your resume to Kirsten, our Head of Talent


ROBOTICS SOFTWARE ENGINEER

Responsibilities:

  • Develop AIM’s software stack involving Python and C++

  • Ensure smooth integration with AIM robotic hardware stack

  • Uphold production quality codebase

  • Take ownership of new initiatives

Required Qualifications:

  • B.S. in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or equivalent experience.

  • At least 3-5 years combined graduate academic and professional software development experience.

  • Strong C++ and Python skills.

  • Passion for rigorous software engineering practices and code health (code reviews, unit testing, integration testing, automated e2e testing, …)

  • Experience with ROS.

  • Linux development experience.

  • Demonstrated success working as part of a cross-functional team

Bonus Qualifications:

  • 5+ years combined graduate academic and professional software development experience.

  • M.S./PhD in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or equivalent experience.

Experience with any of the following:

  • Ackerman steered or other wheeled vehicles.

  • Off-road Autonomy.

  • 2D motion planning.

  • Dynamics and controls for mobile robots.

  • Common ROS planning modules such as SBPL, OMPL, or MoveIt.

  • Visual odometry, mapping, and SLAM.

  • Control during aggressive vehicle maneuvers.

  • Embedded systems and real time applications.


What we offer:

  • Opportunity for rapid growth and have a large voice on the direction of the company

  • Medical, dental, vision, 401k matching, life insurance, gourmet food & snacks

  • A position with AIM is a hybrid remote and onsite flexible expectation with a strong preference for onsite

  • Opportunity to travel to deployment sites around the world (US, Australia & more!)


PERCEPTION ML ENGINEER

You Will Work On:

  • Advance AIM’s perception stack and sensor fusion algorithms

  • This involves breaking new ground as earth moving machines don’t merely navigate on existing mapped roads – they modify and build the environment as they work which poses interesting novel challenges

  • Research and development of state-of-the-art machine learning methods

  • Comfortable with hands-on applications on machines deployed in the field

Qualifications:

  • Proven track record of deployed ML-based perception systems, ideally on autonomous vehicles

  • Excellent grasp of machine perception methods and concepts, involving 2D and depth sensing

  • Experience shipping production models

  • Solid mathematical foundation of machine learning

  • Excellent software development skills in python

  • Proficiency in Tensorflow and PyTorch

  • Creativity and curiosity for solving complex problems

  • Ideal candidate will have expertise in reinforcement learning, and robotics, and C++

What we offer:

  • Opportunity for rapid growth and have a large voice on the direction of the company

  • Medical, dental, vision, 401k matching, life insurance, gourmet food & snacks

  • A position with AIM is a hybrid remote and onsite flexible expectation with a strong preference for onsite

  • Opportunity to travel to deployment sites around the world (US, Australia & more!)

USER EXPERIENCE DESIGNER

Responsibilities:

  • You will own & evolve AIM’s entire visual identity.

  • Create elegant assets and implement interfaces across our products, website, and client materials.

  • Design for both internal R&D and shipping products.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in design (e.g. graphic, interaction, product, industrial), human computer interaction (HCI), or equivalent practical experience.

  • 5+ years of experience designing, implementing, and shipping UIs for mobile (iOS+Android) & web apps

  • Experience with UI design tools such as Adobe Creative Suite, After Effects, or similar

  • Understanding of HTML, JavaScript, CSS capabilities

  • Portfolio highlighting your direct contributions across multiple projects

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Familiar with 3D modeling (solidworks) & high-res 3D printing

  • Experience with photography & photo editing

  • Experience with videography & video editing

  • Familiar with 3D studio max, maya, blender, or equivalent for 3D UI integration

  • Familiar with realtime 3D game editors such as Unity, Unreal, or similar

What we offer:

  • Opportunity for rapid growth and have a large voice on the direction of the company

  • Medical, dental, vision, 401k matching, life insurance, gourmet food & snacks

  • A position with AIM is a hybrid remote and onsite flexible expectation with a strong preference for onsite

  • Opportunity to travel to deployment sites around the world (US, Australia & more!)

ELECTRICAL ENGINEER


You Will Work On:

  • Embrace your entrepreneurial mindset; working closely with the product team to transform a vision and customer needs into designs, and a hardware roadmap.

  • Lead the end-to-end design (schematic, circuit simulation, layout) of next-gen hardware modules, including compute requirements, sensor selection, fault-detection & redundant operation, and power systems

  • Own the hardware & firmware design of automated test & validation systems to be used at the factory and for in-field debug

  • Partner with vendors & assembly house(s) to create a manufacturing supply chain

  • Partner with product to define test & reliability specs for humidity, temp, and vibration


Qualifications:

  • 5+ years in a cross-functional electrical engineer design role, PCB design & system integration, power electronics and RF

  • Ability to design and implement performant, well-written embedded code for microcontrollers

  • Experience working with CAN, including decoding messages & debug

  • Experience with fault tolerant system design at the hardware and firmware level

  • Experience working with component vendors, sensor vendors, and assembly houses

  • Ability to perform analog and digital hardware validation, debugging, and failure analysis

  • Simulations - SPICE, IBIS

  • EMI / EMC testing experience


What we offer:

  • Opportunity for rapid growth and have a large voice on the direction of the company

  • Medical, dental, vision, 401k matching, life insurance, gourmet food & snacks

  • A position with AIM is a hybrid remote and onsite flexible expectation with a strong preference for onsite

  • Opportunity to travel to deployment sites around the world (US, Australia & more!)

GENERALIST SOFTWARE ENGINEER


You Will Work On:

  • Develop AIM’s full software stack involving Python, C++, networking, and computer security

  • Ensure smooth integration with AIM hardware stack

  • Uphold production quality codebase

  • Take ownership of new components


Qualifications:

  • Proven experience developing high quality software in large codebases

  • Passion for rigorous software engineering practices and code health (code reviews, unit testing, integration testing, automated e2e testing, …)

  • Ideal candidate will have expertise in a subset of {AI planning, constraint satisfaction, linear/mixed-integer programming, physics simulation and game development (Unity, Unreal engine), embedded systems}


What we offer:

  • Opportunity for rapid growth and have a large voice on the direction of the company

  • Medical, dental, vision, 401k matching, life insurance, gourmet food & snacks

  • A position with AIM is a hybrid remote and onsite flexible expectation with a strong preference for onsite

  • Opportunity to travel to deployment sites around the world (US, Australia & more!)